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Austerity Measures Prompt Spanish Workers To Strike

Workers walked off the job in Spain on Thursday, halting public transport, closing schools and leaving hospitals with emergency staff only. The general strike was called by unions in response to the conservative government's labor reforms, which let companies opt out of collective bargaining agreements and fire workers more cheaply. But more punishing austerity could still be to come, as Spain tries to whittle down its budget deficit under pressure from Brussels.

Vatican Leaks Raise Questions Over Finances

An archbishop who complained of corruption was sent to the United States, and the Vatican is carrying out a rare criminal investigation to see who leaked documents purporting financial misdeeds.

'We Love You Iran' Becomes Anti-War Campaign

Earlier this month, an Israeli couple unintentionally began an anti-war campaign when they uploaded a poster to Facebook that read "Iranians, we will never bomb your country. We [heart] you." Robert Siegel speaks to Tel Aviv graphic designer Ronny Edry about the thousands of responses he's received from around the world.

'Escape From Camp 14': Inside North Korea's Gulag

Shin Dong-hyuk is the only person known to have been born in North Korea's prison camps and gotten out alive. Journalist Blaine Harden tells the story of Shin's daring escape.

Headed For The Butcher, Chinese Dogs Are Rescued

The Chinese have a long tradition of eating dogs. But increasingly, dogs are becoming pets. And animal rescue groups have taken to saving truckloads of dogs on the side of the road before they reach the butcher's shop.